"TRAINS" China Transportation Tip by swesn

China Transportation: 266 reviews and 211 photos

There are ‘hard seats’, ‘hard sleepers’ and ‘soft sleepers’. Take the 'hard sleeper' for long-overnight trips.

‘Hard seats’ are absolutely for character-building. Seats are ram-rod straight and cramped. There is a tiny table in front for four to six to share. Lights are left on the whole night.

‘Hard sleepers’ are cabins usually for six people and there is no door. Comfortable and safe.

‘Soft sleepers’ are cabins with four people and there is a door. More luxurious but if you are on a budget, ‘hard sleeper’ is very good value already.

Type: Train

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Jun 1, 2003
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